Diego Martin

Missing Persons Alert for teenage boy

The Trinidad And Tobago Police Service (TTPS) is seeking the public's assistance in locating 15-year-old Kyle Liverpool.

Liverpool, of Upper Richplain Road, Diego Martin, was last seen on Wednesday 5th February, getting into a black Nissan Tiida motorcar.

The boy's parents grew concerned when the teenager failed to return home and have since filed a missing persons’ report.

Liverpool is of African descent, slim built and dark brown in complexion.

Two men charged with sexual offences against children

Two men were charged by officers of the Child Protection Unit (CPU) for three counts of sexual penetration of a child and four counts of sexual touching  of  a  child  following intelligence-led  exercises, yesterday.

The exercises were spearheaded by W/Supt.  (Ag.) George and  ASP Nowbutt, and supervised by Insps.  (Ag.) Andrews  and  Francis  along with Sgt. James and WPC Johnson.

Police continue crackdown on illegal weapons

The Trinidad and Tobago Police Service continues its crackdown on illegal weapons in this country.

In two separate anti-crime exercises yesterday, officers arrested two people, each of whom were caught with a pistol and ammunition.

During an anti-crime exercise conducted in the Diego Martin district yesterday, officers of  the West  End  Police  Station arrested A teenager and seized a pistol and one round of ammunition.

Shooting incident in Diego Martin

Two men were gunned down in Diego Martin last night.

CNC3 News understands that at around 7.45pm, 58-year-old Larry Joseph and 20-year-old Joseph Daniel were among a group of persons at Covigne Road, when they were shot and killed.

Daniel died at the scene while Joseph (of Cemetery Street) died while being treated at the St James Health Facility.

A third person, who was shot in the arm, was taken to hospital.

Pictures have begun circulating on social media showing one of the victims clenching several $100 bills.

Investigations are continuing.

 

Police probe two murders, two hours apart

Homicide detectives are investigating two unrelated murders that took place in North Trinidad on Sunday night, within the space of two hours.

In the later incident, shortly after 9 pm, Derrick Valentine, 33, of Covigne Road, Diego Martin, was at his home with his family when two gunmen men stormed into the house.

The men then opened fire, shooting Valentine multiple times about the body before escaping.

Valentine was taken to the St James infirmary where he died while undergoing emergency treatment.

Police find arms and ammunition in Diego Martin

The T&T Police Service is reporting the discovery of a quantity of arms and ammunition during a Strike Back Operation in the Diego Martin district on Thursday.

According to police reports, the arms and ammunition were found in a bushy area in the Patna Village.

The TTPS says officers seized:

Triple shooting in Patna Village—one person dead

One person is dead following a triple shooting in Patna Village, Diego Martin, this morning.

According to reports, at approximately 8:20 am, three men were liming when shots were fired, killing one person and wounding two others.

Dead is 27-year-old Jonathan Abdool, also known as Chucky.

Luke Jaggassar—who goes by the alias Cripple—was shot in his leg. Another person identified only as Marcus was shot in his chest.

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Story by CARISA LEE

Triple shooting in Patna Village—one person dead

One person is dead following a triple shooting in Patna Village, Diego Martin, this morning.

According to reports, at approximately 8:20 am, three men were liming when shots were fired, killing one person and wounding two others.

Dead is 27-year-old Jonathan Abdool, also known as Chucky.

Luke Jaggassar—who goes by the alias Cripple—was shot in his leg. Another person identified only as Marcus was shot in his chest.

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Story by CARISA LEE

Police seize eight AR15 rifles during exercise in Four Roads

Eight AR 15 high pow­ered ri­fles were dis­cov­ered dur­ing an an­ti-crime ex­er­cise in the Four Roads dis­trict by of­fi­cers of the West­ern Di­vi­sion on Thurs­day.

The ex­er­cise su­per­vised by Snr Supt Aguilal, Supt Thomp­son and ASP Hen­ry was ex­e­cut­ed by Sgts Forde-Jack and Bris­bane and in­clud­ed of­fi­cers of the West­ern Di­vi­sion Task Force (WDTF), West­ern Di­vi­sion Crim­i­nal In­ves­ti­ga­tions De­part­ment (WD/CID), Spe­cial Branch, WD Crime Scene Unit and Ca­nine Branch.

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